Chinese Navy – Amphibious Assault Ships

Amphibious Assault Ships

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Type 075 (NATO “Yushen”) Class Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) LOA 778′ TDISP 40,000 tons (estimate) (1 active, 2 fitting out or on sea trials) Shanghai, Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding.

Hainan 31 (2021)

Artist’s conception of the Type 075. Credit: 星海军事 / CC BY 

Hainan 31 Type 075 Hainan Island 2021-07

Type 075 LPD Shanghai 2019
Since measuring tool length matches estimates, this suggests the tonnage estimates are also accurate, making this the largest non-USN class of amphibious assault ships.

Type 075 LPD Hainan 2021

Type 075 LPD (2) Shanghai 2019
Second Type 075, building. A 780′ line has been added to show final length of flight deck. This ship was launched on 22 April 2020.

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